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  • Item description: 1944
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    • [Women's Army Corps coveralls, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Women's Army Corps one-piece twill herringbone coveralls or work suit, with two breast pockets, attached belt, and two side pockets, circa 1944. Intended for mechanical work though criticized for poor sizing and the heavy weight of the material.
    • WV0001 Women Veterans General Textile Collection
    • Good soldier [1944]

    • 1944
    • Recruiting poster for the WAC (Women's Army Corps) featuring a drawing of a smiling WAC, 1944. 25 inches x 38 inches.
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Are you missing a chance like this? [1944]

    • 1944
    • Small black and white tri-fold recruiting pamphlet for the Women's Army Corps, published in 1944. Brochure highlights the opportunities provided by the WAC and the eligibility requirements. Contains five illustrations of WACs on the job.
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • The WAC with the Army Ground Forces [1944]

    • 1944
    • 32-page two-tone illustrated recruiting booklet for the Women's Army Corps, 1944. Primarily describes the jobs available for women in the ground forces and provides brief biographies of women who have joined.
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • There's a job for you in the WAC [1944]

    • 1944
    • Tri-color illustrated fold-out recruiting brochure for the Women's Army Corps, 1944. Topics include the air, ground, and service forces; the 239 jobs available to women in the army, and other reasons to join the WAC.
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • News for you, your opportunities in the WAC [1944]

    • 1944
    • Small black and white tri-fold recruiting pamphlet for the Women's Army Corps, published in 1944. Broch ure highlights the opportunities provided by the WAC and the eligibility requirements.
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • The army nurse [1944]

    • 1944-08-19
    • Illustrated recruiting brochure for the Army Nurse Corps which includes a history of American military nursing from the Revolutionary War to 1944. Topics include significant dates in the history of nursing; conditions in which nurses served; the...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • WAVES Newsletter [September 1944]

    • 1944-09
    • September 1944 edition of the WAVES Newsletter, which contains articles of interest for members of the U.S. Navy WAVES and photographs of them at work. This issue includes an account of the second WAVES anniversary celebration in Washington D.C.,...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Be an Air WAC! [circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Fifteen-page black and white recruitment booklet for the Air WAC, subtitled "Attention! Women of America! The Army Air Forces Needs You!" circa 1944. Topics include: Army Air Forces jobs for women, pay, benefits, basic training, qualifications, and...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • First class private Mary Brown [circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Sheet music for the song "First Class Private Mary Brown" from the Army Special Services revue "About Face" circa 1944. The song was written by Frank Loesser and is meant to be sung by a serviceman to a WAC. The front is printed in blue and red...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • The opportunity of your life is in the Women's Army Corps [circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Nineteen-page, black and white (with color cover) recruitment booklet for the Women's Army Corps, circa 1944. The booklet uses the experiences and photographs of several actual WACs to address topics such as off-duty time, medical jobs, army...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Someone to be proud of: your daughter in the WAC [1944]

    • 1944
    • Fourteen-page, illustrated black and white recruitment booklet for the Women's Army Corps, 1944. A message from Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby, Director of the WAC, is on the inside cover. Topics in the booklet include a brief history of the WAC;...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • The army nurse [August 1944]

    • 1944-08
    • Volume 1, Number 8, August 1944 edition of "The Army Nurse" magazine. It contains numerous informational articles such as an explanation of how twelve army nurses were awarded the bronze star, a reprinting of a letter from a nurse stationed in...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • The army nurse [April 1944]

    • 1944-04
    • Volume 1, Number 4, of the April 1944 issue of "The Army Nurse" It contains tips for helping patients deal with war wounds, recommendations for preventing delayed morphine poisoning, a suggestion that nurses make a will, and a listing of nurses...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • The army Nurse Corps [January 1945]

    • 1945-01
    • Volume 2, Number 1, January 1945 issue of "The Army Nurse" There is a noticeable change from the standardized 1944 format. Found within are various glowing assessments of army nurses from wounded combat soldiers, an extensive writeup listing...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • The army nurse [November 1944]

    • 1944-11
    • Volume 1, Number 11, November 1944 issue of "The Army Nurse" magazine. It contains detailed listings of the duties of medical dietitians, an announcement of the pending formation of a national club for nurse corps veterans, an article on amputee...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • The army nurse [March 1944]

    • 1944-03
    • Volume 1, Number 3, March 1944 issue of "The Army Nurse" It contains numerous articles of interest to army medical staff such as a listing of steps to control malaria, an explanation of the opportunities offered by the Armed Forces Institute, and...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • [Navy Squadron 13A, 1944]

    • 1944-11
    • Squadron 13A poses in front of the Link Trainer Building at the main base in Corpus Christi, Texas, Novemeber 1944. WAVES pictured are (first row, standing) Jane johnson, Ellen DeMorelle,", Sis Wright, Delancy, Marsh, Taylor, Smith, Foley, Tanner,...
    • WV0005 Margaret Grantham Sherry Photograph

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